The starting point for anyone wanting to grasp the realities faced by Jerusalem’s Palestinians
Palestinians comprise nearly half the population of Jerusalem and have built, and shaped, the city for centuries, yet their stories are rarely told.
The erased and all-too-often forgotten violent history of how West Jerusalem came to be
In Jerusalem as in the rest of the country, land is the locus of the struggle for control. Here we explore the status of land in Jerusalem and its environs.
Israel has used Jewish settlement as a pivotal strategy to control, disrupt, and radically transform the Jerusalem geopolitical landscape.
How the city of Jerusalem works in tandem with the settler organizations to take away Palestinians’ private homes by force.
Jerusalem is known as an open, international, “city of peace.” For millions of Palestinians, however, it is a closed, virtually unreachable, city.
Israel's Separation Wall, called al-jidar by Palestinians, has drastically reshaped the geopolitical fabric of Jerusalem.
Most Palestinian Jerusalemites have a legal status that is unique in the world: Although they are indigenous, they are stateless.
In East Jerusalem, education has been a battleground since Israel occupied it in 1967, and the struggle is only intensifying.
Portrait of a woman from Jerusalem carrying a clay pot
Portrait of a young Arab woman from Jerusalem with decorative ornaments, 19th century
Educator, warrior for women’s rights, founder of women’s organizations, and trailblazing political leader and activist
Portrait of a woman from Jeursalem in the 19th century
Meet Samia Abu ‘Alqam, a Palestinian grandmother who turned her love of driving into a paid job, driving the Shu‘fat–Beit Hanina bus
The Palestinian Jerusalemite women you need to know about this International Women’s Day
A Palestinian woman who preserved the living memory of the Jerusalem she grew up in through her embroidery and her acclaimed autobiography, Jerusalem Memories
An activist who lived through the Nakba and founded and directed the Infant Welfare Center, the first medical center in the Old City of Jerusalem
An East Jerusalem love story that survived more than 20 years of involuntary separation